nonscheduled


nonscheduled
/non skej"oohld, -oold, -ooh euhld/; Brit. /non shed"yoohld, -shej"oohld/, adj.
1. not scheduled; not entered on or having a schedule; unscheduled: nonscheduled activities.
2. (of an airline) authorized to carry passengers or freight between specified points as demand warrants, rather than on a regular schedule.
[1945-50, Amer.; NON- + SCHEDULED]

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Universalium. 2010.

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